High School Industrial Technology Courses

  • High School Industrial Technology

     

    7730PA     Theater Technology 1

    • Grade Level:  9, 10, 11, 12   
    • Credit:  1     

    Students will learn principles of set design and construction, painting, lighting, sound, and theater maintenance.  They will learn how to safely use construction tools and will be required to exhibit safe and appropriate behavior with equipment to remain in the course. Students will apply the knowledge they gain in class to the building of sets for various school plays and musicals.  Some time is required outside of class to participate as members of technical crews for the school’s music and theatrical productions.

    Theater Technology Critical Concepts 

     

    7735PA     Theater Technology 2

    • Grade Level:  10, 11, 12   
    • Credit:  1   

    Prerequisite:  Theater Technology 1

    Students practice advanced principles of all aspects of theater production, including leadership roles and problem solving in team-work and utilizing safe and appropriate work habits.

    Theater Technology Critical Concepts 

     

    7740PA     Theater Technology 3

    • Grade Level:  11, 12    
    • Credit:  1  

    Prerequisite:  Theater Technology 2

    Students who have developed a strong interest in the technical aspects of theatre should enroll in Theatre Technology/Technical Theater 3. These students will have leadership responsibilities and be able to focus on a specific area of set and scenic design, lighting, sound design, costuming, makeup, etc.

     

    Theater Technology Critical Concepts 

     

     7755PA     Woodworking

    • Grade Level:  9, 10, 11, 12    
    • Credit:  1    

    Woodworking introduces students to the basic designs and process used in the hobby/craft/trade of woodworking.  Planning, constructing, and machine safety will be emphasized throughout the year.  Project work will include both required, and individually designed projects as a part of the class.  Various wood associated materials will be utilized in small to medium sized projects. Career exploration, problem solving and applied math and science principles will be stressed through project work. 

    Woodworking Critical Concepts 

     

    7760PA     Production Woodworking

    • Grade Level:  10, 11, 12    
    • Credit:  1  

    Production Woodworking introduces students to the designs and process used in the woodworking industry. In this course you will learn modernized aspects of woodworking by utilizing new technology such as CO2 lasers as well as Computer Numerical Control (CNC) equipment. Production Woodworking is designed for the aspiring professional furniture-maker and/or dedicated amateur who seek in-depth training at the highest standard of excellence. It is suggested that students have taken Woodworking or have significant experience in that area prior to taking this course.

    Note:  We will be using industrial tools and equipment throughout the day. Every step will be clearly demonstrated, and all techniques, safety tips and guidelines will be explained before anyone is asked to use any equipment.

    Production Woodworking Critical Concepts 

     

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